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Finished Bougainvillea bed
Monday, May 02, 2016      3 comments

Finished the planting of my Bougainvillea bed. It's had to see in the pictures but I planted a Crepe Myrtle bush on either side of the Bougainvilleas. They are surrounded by Impatiens. I set up a drip water system for the beds with the Crepe ... Read more
Bougainvillea_March 2016 update
Tuesday, April 05, 2016      4 comments

Garden not looking fantastic but didn't die. ... Read more
Reflections on a bar of soap in a shower
Friday, January 09, 2015      1 comments

In my bath area is a small shelf that I use to store my soap. It has a small rubber device to hold the bar. I like having the bar flat. It seems to fall off less that way. Consequently, have been putting my bar flat for years. I had a new ty... Read more
Goals for 2015
Tuesday, December 30, 2014      3 comments

Last year, I put the priority of my goals at: 1) Get physically fit 2) Loose weight 3) Cut down on Clutter 4) Accept myself 5) Enjoy life 6) Be more creative For 2015, my goal list is: 1) Be of service. Even... Read more
Bouganvillea Garden Project - Update #3
Tuesday, July 01, 2014      2 comments

All twelve of my Bougainvilleas are planted. (Yeah! ... Read more
Bouganvillea Garden Project - Update #2
Monday, June 23, 2014      3 comments

I'm up to nine of the twelve Bougainvillea plants planted. The little flowers were not looking very good so I have put them temporarily on my left additional bed. The right additional bed has landscape fabric covered with two bags of mulch & s... Read more
Bouganvillea Garden Project - Update #1
Friday, June 20, 2014      4 comments

Have 7 of 12 Bougainvilleas planted but none of the little flowers. Will start on them when first section of bed done. Have two more Bougainvilleas to plant in original bed. Need to put brick edging & mulch down for send Bougainvillea be... Read more
Bouganvillea Garden Project - Finally
Friday, June 13, 2014      1 comments

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2014 Goal & Time of Reckoning
Friday, January 03, 2014      2 comments

Re the Reckoning re Weight Gain I started to gain my weight back when I stopped tracking food and doing daily scale check. My eating habits have gotten even more out of control since I retired in August. Based on clothes not fitting -- buyin... Read more
2013 GOALS
Sunday, January 13, 2013      4 comments

1) Accept myself 2) Get physically fit 3) Enjoy life 4) Loose weight 5) Cut down on clutter I wish I could feel like adding "Do Art work" but feeling blocked. I need to accept myselt right where I am right now & where I am right now... Read more
Back to beginning - kind of.
Sunday, September 11, 2011      3 comments

Over the summer, I lost my exercise steak. I made it to 72 WEEKS. I also let my Fruit & Veggie Streak go--it was at 411 days. Since my computer time became limited at work, I have gained back some of the weight I lost. Starting tom... Read more
Sadly I will be Sparking less.
Saturday, February 12, 2011      3 comments

Change is a way of life--some we choose & some are chosen for us. I chose to take an art class. It finally started a week ago. It means that one night a week I get home late. I didn't want to give up my minimum of four day/week exercise... Read more
Reflection on starting 2011
Sunday, January 02, 2011      2 comments

I had hoped to be more eloquent with this entry but a cold has me under the weather. However, just as it was important to me to start the New Year with a hike, it is important to also start it with some reflection. Exercise--Continue what ... Read more
Perfectionism is the enemy.
Wednesday, November 10, 2010      2 comments

Sunday, the 7th, I completed taking back my "art studio" from the clutter that has taken over my spare room. I completed a project of organizing the closet and getting rid the mound of boxes that had taken over the room. I know that I am s... Read more
Changes are coming
Sunday, October 03, 2010      0 comments

Blog draft started 9/14/10: When I'm driving to work, I'm full of thoughts for my blog. But now that I've sat down to write it, I've got Writer's Block. Two major things have happened since my first blog. I have made a start ( a sl... Read more

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